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DIRO offers new outdoor activities locally

DIRO offers new outdoor activities locally

Marlee McGuire, Social Media Editor

December 21, 2018

Living in the St Croix Valley, outdoor experiences are waiting for people to enjoy. Outdoor adventure stores exist, but coordinating the equipment and experience often create a barrier to making it all happen. DIRO Outdoors, a locally based recreational tourism company, provides the perfect solution to enhancing outdoo...

New recruits, seniors lead to strong season for girls nordic ski

New recruits, seniors lead to strong season for girls nordic ski

Kenzie Motz, Layout Editor

January 5, 2018

This year the girls nordic ski team is looking towards a successful season with many new recruits, and a handful of talented seniors. They started practicing before snow hit the ground in order to get a head start on their goal of a high place finish at state. The team practices at Afton State Park a...

Lake Elmo Park Reserve offers snowshoe lessons

Kayley Winkelman, Photographer

February 12, 2015

On Sunday afternoons at Lake Elmo Park Reserve, a group of snowshoers may be found exploring the great outdoors, enjoying all winter has to offer, while learning about the ancient art form of snowshoeing. From Jan. 4 to Feb. 8, Washington County Parks have been offering two snowshoe lessons every...

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